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Dicken, John Aldersey, 1896-1959 (naval officer)



  • Existence: 1896 - 1959

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Admiral Dicken: Memoirs and papers

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7351
Scope and Contents

The principal part of the collection is comprised of Dicken's detailed hand-written memoirs, accompanied by related documents and photographs. The remaining items are a printed volume on the cruise of the Flying Squadron, 1869-1870, in which Dicken participated; a journal from his service on H.M.S. 'Alexandra' in the Mediterranean, 1883-1884; and assorted papers collected for the memoirs.

Dates: 1834-1937
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